## Tally and Pictographs - Sample Math Practice Problems

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### Complexity=4, Mode=basic

sausage
mushroom
pineapple
bacon

 1 Order the following (1, 2, or 3) from the most popular to the least popular.  sausage   pineapple   mushroom 2 How many fewer people voted for pineapple than sausage? people

### Complexity=5, Mode=basic

VegetablesKilograms of Vegetables Sold
carrot
lettuce
spinach
onion
pea
Key: = 3 kilograms of vegetables

 1 Which vegetable sold the least by weight?        onion        spinach        lettuce        carrot        pea 2 Order the following (1, 2, or 3) from the most sold to the least sold.  pea   carrot   spinach

### Complexity=6, Mode=basic

FruitsPounds of Fruit Sold
pineapple
orange
lemon
lime
pear
peach
Key: = 4 pounds of fruit

 1 If 18 pounds of mangoes were sold, how would this be displayed on the graph?                                                                                                       None of the above 2 How many fewer pounds of lemons were sold than limes? pounds of lemons

LeaguesNumber of Sign-Ups
soccer
softball
bowling
volleyball
football
Key: = 4 sign-ups

 1 How many sign-ups were not for the volleyball league or the football league? sign-ups 2 How many sign-ups were there in all? sign-ups

### Complexity=4, Mode=basic

sausage
mushroom
pineapple
bacon

1Order the following (1, 2, or 3) from the most popular to the least popular.
sausage
pineapple
mushroom
Solution
sausage13Most

Least
pineapple11
mushroom8
bacon3
2How many fewer people voted for pineapple than sausage?
people
Solution
 sausage - pineapple = 13 - 11 = 2 =

### Complexity=5, Mode=basic

VegetablesKilograms of Vegetables Sold
carrot
lettuce
spinach
onion
pea
Key: = 3 kilograms of vegetables

1Which vegetable sold the least by weight?
onion
spinach
lettuce
carrot
pea
Solution
Vegetables Kilograms of Vegetables Sold
onion11Most

Least
lettuce10
carrot7
pea6
spinach2
2Order the following (1, 2, or 3) from the most sold to the least sold.
pea
carrot
spinach
Solution
Vegetables Kilograms of Vegetables Sold
onion11Most

Least
lettuce10
carrot7
pea6
spinach2

### Complexity=6, Mode=basic

FruitsPounds of Fruit Sold
pineapple
orange
lemon
lime
pear
peach
Key: = 4 pounds of fruit

1If 18 pounds of mangoes were sold, how would this be displayed on the graph?

None of the above
Solution
18 =
2How many fewer pounds of lemons were sold than limes?
pounds of lemons
Solution
 lime - lemon = 12 - 9 = 3 =

LeaguesNumber of Sign-Ups
soccer
softball
bowling
volleyball
football
Key: = 4 sign-ups

1How many sign-ups were not for the volleyball league or the football league?
sign-ups
Solution
soccer + softball + bowling + basketball =
10 + 15 + 7 + 18 = 50